Sri Lanka’s first win during the tour of Pakistan has been registered on Saturday 5 October when they beat Pakistan with good margin. They played well in the first T20I against Pakistan and get first win in the T20I series.
The second T20I match between Pakistan vs Sri Lanka will be live Today on Monday 7th October 2019 at Qaddafi Stadium Lahore, Pakistan 6:30 local time. This match will be crucial for both teams as Sri Lanka leading by 1-0 and 2 matches remaining including today match.
Danushka Gunathalika scored a well-made 57 to lead Sri Lanka to 165/5 in 20 overs before the bowlers made a full performance to consolidate Sri Lanka for 101 in the 18th and record an emphatic 64-run victory. They will now try to reach the same intensity to seal the series in the second game.
Pakistan made it through the hat-trick of 19-year-old Mohammad Hasnain to stop Sri Lanka in the final, but it was her power that cost her the game. Veterans Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal, both of whom celebrated their international comeback, left no trace. The latter recorded a first-ball duck.
The hosts need a strong performance from their seasoned top-4, led by the dynamic Babar Azam, the best batsman in the MRF Tires ICC T20I rankings, to make a comeback on Wednesday, October 9, to prepare for the final as a series decision,
What happened last time between Pakistan vs Sri Lanka T20I Match?
Sri Lanka, powered by Danushka Gunathalika and maintained by Avishka Fernando and Bhanuka Rajapaksha, drove to 135/2 in the 16th after being used by the hosts. The hat-trick of Mohammad Hasnain limited the visitors to 165/7 to revive hopes for Pakistan, but the home team never really recovered after being reduced to 13/2 in the second half. Nuwan Pradeep, Isuru Udana, and Wanindu Hasaranga shared eight goals as Sri Lanka celebrated a comfortable 64-run victory.
Sarfaraz Ahmed, Said:
“In the twenties, we can not take a team easily, and we thank them for keeping the ball in the middle of the field and we did not have a good day with the ball.” But at some point, it looked like they would reach 170-180 and Hasnain got us well again.
Dasun Shanaka, Said:
“It’s a great achievement if we do not have the best weapons here, our openers did a great job for us and we thought we would win games when all the boys are successful. “
Weather Conditions | Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I | Monday 7th October 2019
Today the weather is the good whole day in image above little bit clouds looking but no rain forecast available for today. The teams that beat first have won four of their last five games in the Gaddafi Stadium.
Teams Squad | Pakistan vs Sri Lanka | Qaddafi Stadium Lahore, Pakistan
Final Playing XI teams will be announced after the toss today. Stay connect for live match visit Match Center Live